J2MSoft

Acquired by Electronic Arts
on December 2, 2008
Social Media
Undisclosed

Values of n

Acquired by Twitter
on November 24, 2008
Software
Undisclosed

SightSpeed

Acquired by Logitech
on November 1, 2008
VoIP
$30m

IDEX, Inc.

Acquired by LexisNexis
on October 30, 2008
Internet
Undisclosed

NetEffect

Acquired by Intel
on October 15, 2008
Semiconductor
$8m

PollDaddy

Acquired by Automattic
on October 15, 2008
Web Development
Undisclosed

Den Bla Avis

Acquired by eBay
on October 6, 2008
Online portal
$380m

IntenseDebate

Acquired by Automattic
on September 23, 2008
Blogging Platform
Undisclosed

YaWah

Acquired by Adobe Systems
on September 15, 2008
E-Commerce
Undisclosed

TNC

Acquired by Google
on September 12, 2008
Web Hosting
Undisclosed

Opened Hand

Acquired by Intel
on August 28, 2008
Software
Undisclosed

Shelfari

Acquired by Amazon
on August 25, 2008
Social Media
Undisclosed

Gmarket

Acquired by eBay
on August 13, 2008
Consulting
Undisclosed

AbeBooks

Acquired by Amazon
on August 1, 2008
E-Commerce
Undisclosed

Omnisio

Acquired by Google
on July 30, 2008
File Sharing
$15m

DATAllegro

Acquired by Microsoft
on July 25, 2008
Web Hosting
Undisclosed

ZAO Begun

Acquired by Google
on July 18, 2008
Advertising
$140m

Summize

Acquired by Twitter
on July 15, 2008
Search Engine
$15m

Zoomix

Acquired by Microsoft
on July 14, 2008
Software
Undisclosed

Navteq

Acquired by Nokia
on July 10, 2008
Software
$8.1bn

Powerset

Acquired by Microsoft
on July 1, 2008
Search Engine
$100m

MobiComp

Acquired by Microsoft
on June 26, 2008
Mobile
Undisclosed

Fabric.com

Acquired by Amazon
on June 25, 2008
E-Commerce
Undisclosed

Plazes

Acquired by Nokia
on June 23, 2008
Location Based Services
Undisclosed

Navic Systems

Acquired by Microsoft
on June 18, 2008
Wireless
Undisclosed

Navic Networks

Acquired by Microsoft
on June 18, 2008
Advertising
Undisclosed

Alltel

Acquired by Verizon
on June 5, 2008
Public Relations
$28.1bn

Trolltech

Acquired by Nokia
on June 5, 2008
Software
$153m

RayScale

Acquired by Nvidia
on May 23, 2008
3D Tech
Undisclosed

Hands-On Mobile

Acquired by Electronic Arts
on May 23, 2008
Publshing
Undisclosed

Inquisitor

Acquired by Yahoo
on May 9, 2008
Search Engine
Undisclosed

Rupture

Acquired by Electronic Arts
on May 8, 2008
Social Network
$15m

Vuvox

Acquired by eBay
on May 2, 2008
Online Slideshows
Undisclosed

P.A. Semi

Acquired by Apple
on April 24, 2008
Semiconductor
$278m

Gracenote

Acquired by Sony
on April 22, 2008
Consumer Electronics
$260m

Farecast

Acquired by Microsoft
on April 9, 2008
Travel
$115m

Indextools

Acquired by Yahoo
on April 9, 2008
Analytics
Undisclosed

Komoku

Acquired by Microsoft
on March 20, 2008
Security
Undisclosed

Rapt

Acquired by Microsoft
on March 14, 2008
Service Industry
Undisclosed

Kidaro

Acquired by Microsoft
on March 12, 2008
Virtualization
Undisclosed

Credentica

Acquired by Microsoft
on March 8, 2008
Security
Undisclosed

Buddy Press

Acquired by Automattic
on March 4, 2008
Communities
Undisclosed

YaData

Acquired by Microsoft
on February 27, 2008
Analytics
Undisclosed

Danger

Acquired by Microsoft
on February 11, 2008
Mobile
$500m

FoxyTunes

Acquired by Yahoo
on February 4, 2008
Browser Extension
$40m

Maven Networks

Acquired by Yahoo
on January 31, 2008
Online portal
$160m

Audible

Acquired by Amazon
on January 31, 2008
Audio
$300m

Qt Software

Acquired by Nokia
on January 28, 2008
Enterprise Software
$153m

Without A Box

Acquired by Amazon
on January 18, 2008
Film
Undisclosed